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‘Saturday Night Live' Spoofs the National Emergency Declaration, and Earns a Rebuke From President Trump

3 monthes ago   |   By Time

Last nights's Saturday Night Live cold open came directly from President Donald Trump's national emergency declaration, but didn't do much to win over the real commander-in-chief.
In the opening of Saturday night's episode, returning guest star Alec Baldwin as Trump mocked the President's announcement that he was declaring a national emergency in order to fund a wall on the border with Mexico. Trump's Friday declaration came after Congress passed a spending bill without the funds Trump sought, following a bruising two-month political ordeal .
“You can all see why I gotta fake this national...
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'SNL' mocked Trump's border wall national emergency - and Trump wasn't happy

'SNL' mocked Trump's border wall national emergency - and Trump wasn't happy

3 monthes ago   |   By Business Insider

"Saturday Night Live" took aim at President Donald Trump's declaration of a national emergency over funds for his long-sought wall along the US-Mexico border.
Alec Baldwin appeared as Trump delivering an announcement in the White House's Rose Garden about the "fake" national emergency that would secure funds "so I can has wall."
Trump hit back against the show in an early morning tweet, saying its political sketches were "total Republican hit jobs."
"Saturday Night Live" took aim at President Donald Trump's declaration of a national emergency over funds for his long-sought wall along the...
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‘Saturday Night Live': Alec Baldwin returns to declare ‘Wall Works' in national emergency address

3 monthes ago   |   By Boston Herald

Alec Baldwin returned to “ Saturday Night Live ” to deliver a “very important, urgent national emergency” message Saturday.
“This is a big one, so I don't want to waste any time,” Baldwin as Donald Trump said during a parody of a NBC News special report during the Feb. 16 cold open of the late-night sketch comedy show. Going on to claim he was over six feet talk and “shredded,” he also reminded viewers of the upcoming summit in Hanoi with Chairman Kim who “is a very cool, misunderstood guy.”
But quickly he reminded of his mission by saying, “We need wall, OK?
“There's a tremendous amount...
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